Beyond Borders: Heartstone (2016)
Directed by Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson / Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson
Genres - Drama, Romance | Sub-Genres - Coming-of-Age, Romantic Drama | Release Date - Sep 29, 2017 (USA - Limited) | Run Time - 129 min. | Countries - Denmark, Iceland | MPAA Rating - NR
Synopsis by Ben Schultz
Two teenage buddies (Baldur Einarsson and Blær Hinriksson) living in a small Icelandic fishing village goof off during the summer. Tensions arise when one boy develops a crush on the other, while his friend starts having feelings for a girl (Diljá Valsdóttir). Writer/director Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundsson made his feature-film debut with this coming-of-age drama.
boy, childhood-friend, family, girl, homosexual, sexual-awakening